2010 August 14: Nancy Grove

We regret to inform you of the passing of Nancy Renee Grove, 68, wife of Alumni Club member Ron Grove. Nancy of Wheaton, Illinois and Carefree, Arizona, passed away on August 14, 2010. Nancy left us after a long and heroic battle with breast cancer. Her life was filled with love of her family and her art. She was a talented painter and photographer and avid tennis player. She was a member of Mensa since 1980. Nancy never tired of mental challenges and learning new things. During the past five years she has worked to help other breast cancer victims by sharing her experiences and offering her unending support. She is survived by her husband Ron of 50 years; daughters Michelle Donnelly, Lisette Curtin; son Ron (Amy Ernst) Grove; four grandchildren, Ethan, Elise, Erika and Ronnie II. Mass of celebration at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Wheaton, IL on Aug. 26, 2010 at 4 p.m. A reception will follow at Arrowhead Golf Club in Wheaton, Illinois 5:30 to 8 p.m. CDT. You may leave your condolences or share memories by signing the Chicago Tribune Guest Book HERE. Donations can be made in her honor to Susan G. Komen for the Cure breast cancer research.

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